I am originally from Chicago, IL. We are a (retired) ARMY family and spent our last 11 years at Ft. Rucker, AL. We are blessed to have 3 gifted children and they are the inspiration for my work . I love being the GATE teacher at Williams Elementary and have been in this position since 2018. I believe that every student has their own unique gifts and talents and It is my job to help them discover and develop their strengths. In GATE we focus on an advanced curriculum along with critical and creative thinking, special projects, and independent exploration.
B.S. Elementary Education, College of Charleston, SC
M. Ed. Gifted Education, Troy University, AL
-3rd year as GATE Teacher at Williams Elementary
-1 year as GATE Teacher in Enterprise, AL
-Previously taught pre-school, 4th, and 5th grade in Enterprise AL, Worcester, MA, and Waukegan, IL
-Student teaching, 4th grade, Chicago, IL